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An epitome of the natural history of the insects of China : comprising figures and descriptions of upwards of one hundred new, singular, and beautiful species; together with some that are of importance in medicine, domestic economy, &c. ... The descriptions are arranged according to yhe system of Linnaeus; with references to the writings of Fabricius, and other systematic authors / by E. Donovan
Bib ID 746538
Format BookBook
Author
Donovan, E. (Edward), 1768-1837
 
Description London : Printed for the Author by T. Bensley, and sold by White, ...; Faulder, ...; Bell, ... &c., 1798 
[92] p., 50 leaves of col. plates ; 30 cm. (wove in 4s) 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK378

Notes

Vol. 1 of Donovan's General illustration of entomology. Pt. 1. An epitome of the insects of Asia.

Library copy NK378 lacks some of the plates.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK378.

Subjects Insects -- China -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Donovan, E. (Edward), 1768-1837. General illustration of entomology

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